full of violence and emotion, the play is Paisley, 387 1010, Box Office open based on three novels by the author of I Voyage au Bout de la Nuit. . Flea and Dogs Wed 2-Thurs 3 Dec. 8pm. Free. Glasgow University Theatre in a play by J. Hargrave and G. Thomson about two pretentious playwrights who get carried away with their larger than life tale.

I KING'S THEATRE Bath Street. Box Office. Mon-Sat noon—6pm. 4 bars. Phone bookings, Ticket Centre, Candleriggs, see Ticket Link details above. [Access: PPA, L. Facilities: WC. W8, H, G, C. Help: A, AA]

main Fri 27 Nov-Sat 30 Jan. 7pm. Selected mats 2.15pm. £4—£9. Una McLean stars as Widow Twankey and Gerard Kelly as her son Wishee Washee in this splendid panto first seen in Edinburgh last year. Crammed with jokes, japes and joie de vivre. See preview.

I IERCAT THEATRE Mercat House, Drumchapel, 944 9022. [Access: PPA, L, ST, R. Facilities: WC, W5, G, C] Wandering Anglia Sat 21 Nov. 7.30pm. £2 (£1). Easterhouse Arts Project takes a comic and musical look at Scottish history. W Wmum 26-Sat 28 Nov. § Facilities: wc. ws. H, G. Help: AA] 7-30Pm- £2 (£1)- Dmmchapel Thea!re for E Uncle Vanya Mon 23-Sat 28 Nov. 7.30pm. You“! brings a bit 0f P1371 10 the 3 £3 (£2). Anton Chekhov‘s masterpiece is Chris‘mas StOTY- 5 performed by Rattlebag Theatre

I ow “Taiwan THEATRE 179 Company and directed by Morven Buchanan Street, 332 2333. Box Office McLean,

open 10am—6pm and 8pm on performance I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC days. [Access: ST- Facilities: W5. H, C. AND DRAMA 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. H¢1P3AiMl [Access: PPA, ST, L. Facilities: WC, ws. TheEneelmeeginningSatZINov. H,o,c, Help; A‘AA]

7309m- Winged Horse in three one-act The Seagull Until Fri 20 Nov. 7.15pm.£2 plays by Sean O'Casey —A Pound or: (£1). Andrew Farrell who was Assistant Demand, Bedtime 3100'. and The End of Director on Communicado’s

the Beginning revealing his tragi-comic phenomenally successful Cyrano de approach ‘0 lOVC, sexual TCPTCSSiOH and Bergerac, directs second-year students in infidelity. The plays don't represent Che khov’s subtle family drama.

O’Cascy at his best, but they are brought Vinegar Tom and Fen Tue 24—Fri 27 Nov. ‘0 life by some energetic comic 7.15pm. £3 (£1.50). Peter Lincoln directs Pcrformanccs- final-year students in two rural plays by

I PAN-EV ARTS CENTRE New Street, Caryl Churchill, the first about women

R. Facilities: WC. W8, H, G. C. Help: A,


Nutcracker: Fri 20 Nov. 8pm. £4.50

' (£2.50). Giant mice, mad toymakcrs and snow blizzards in Natural Theatre Company‘s ‘anti-panto‘ version of E.T.A. Hoffmann‘s The Nutcracker and the Mouse King. Aimed at adults and older children.

Build-Up and Bizarre Sat 21 Nov. 8pm. £4.50 (£2.50). See Dance.

Hansel and Gretel Tue l—Thurs 31 Dec. £5/£4 (£3/£2). 10.30am: Wed 2—Thurs 10,

Tue 15, Thurs 17 Dec. 29m: Tue 1—Sat5, Tue 8—Sat 12, Tue 15—Sat 19, Mon 21—Thurs 24, Sat 26—Sun 27. Tue 29—Thurs 31 Dec. 7pm: Sat 5—Sun 6, Tue 8—Sun 13.

Tue 15—Sat 19, Mon 21—Thurs 24, Sat

26—Sun 27, Tue 29—Thurs 31 Dec.

David Wallace writes and directsthis

. adaptation of the Grimm fairytale in a production that features The List’s own

' Andrew Wardlaw. See preview.


: 840 Govan Road (opposite Govan

7 Underground), 445 1941. [Access: P, ST.

falsely accused of witchcraft , the second

Tue—Sun noon—8.30pm. [Access: PPA, L, 9 about a superstitious community. . Uncle Vanya Tue l—Fri 4 Dec. 7 . 15pm. £2

(£1). More second-year Chekhov, this

time directed by Caroline Hall, ex of the

Tron Theatre.

9 I mum: ROYAL Hope Street. 332 9000. . Box Office Mon-Sat 10am-6pm. (7.30pm

on perfevgs). Bar. Buffet. [Access: PPA,

- ST, R. Facilities: WC, W8. H. G, C. Help:

AA] The Comedy oi Error: Until Sat 21 Nov.

? 7.30pm. Thurs and Sat mats 2.30pm.

£4—£15.50. The Royal Shakespeare Company’s award-winning production of the Bard’s comedy of confusion is directed

by Ian Judge and features Desmond Barritt‘s Olivier Award-winning


f Thunderoirlla FAB: The Next Generation Tue 24—Thurs 26 Nov, 7.30pm; Fri 27—Sat 28

Nov, 5pm and 8pm. £3.50—£10.50. From cult Edinburgh Fringe hit to major West End smash, this comic and affectionate tribute to Gerry Anderson’s miniature moon-walkers comes to Glasgow.

An inspector Calla Mon 30 Nov-Sat 5 Dec. 7.30pm. Thurs and Sat mats 2.30pm. £4—£15.50. Audio-described performance Sat 5 mat. J .B. Priestley’s psychological thriller-with-a-sociaI-conscience arrives in town in this acclaimed National Theatre production directed by the Royal Court’s Stephen Daldry. The cast includes Kenneth Cranham, Richard Pasco and Barbara Leigh-Hunt (who was in Philip Prowse’s A Woman of no Importance), as well as eighteen local people who get their first rehearsal on the afternoon of the opening night. See preview.

I TRAMWAY 25 Albert Drive, 227 5511. [Access: P, PPA, R. Facilities: WC, W5. H. G. C].

Barrabas Mon 23—Sat 28 Nov. 8pm. £6.50 (£4.50). Previews Fri 20—Sat 21 Nov. Playwright Lance Flynn gets sacrilegious as he speculates about what would have happened if Barrabas had been crucified

I instead of Christ. This large-scale

| production by Boilerhouse (formerly

i Mandela Theatre Company) has been

1 specially commissioned by Tramway and

is directed by Paul Pinson. See preview.

; I mull THEATRE 63 Trongate, 552 4267.

3 Box Office Mon 10am—5pm: Tue—Sat

3 10am until performance commences; Sun

. 6pm until performance commences. No

: performances on Monday. [Access: PPA,

f ST. R. L. Facilities: wows, H.G.C.

I Help: AA]

Cinderella Tue 1 Dec—Sun 10 Jan (open Suns, but not Mons). £7.50/£7

1 (£4.25/£3.75). Half-price previews Sat 28

' and Sun 29 Dec. 7.30pm. Selected mats

2 2pm. An updated Glasgow-based reworking of the fairytale written by

. Forbes Masson and directed by Michael Boyd. See preview.



Street. Tickets on 225 8696.

E Blithe Spirit Until Sat 21 Nov. 7.30pm. £4

f (£3). Noel Coward‘s ghostly comedy is

3 performed by Untapped Talent.

1 I ASSEMBLY ROOMS 54 George Street,

2204348. Ticketline: 220 4349. [Access:

ST. R. Facilities: WC. W5, G]

Wont: at Pride and Passion M0 123 Nov.

8.30pm. £5 (£3). Terry Neasori sings her

' favourite jazz standards and recites her

best-loved poems.

Looking Outward Tue 24 Nov. 8.30pm. £5 (£3). Although this is billed as an evening

V ofpoetry. it‘s worth noting that allthree

contributors— Liz Lochhead, Edwin

Morgan and Peter Nardini are as likely

. to turn their hands to writing plays.

3 John Henley Wed 25 Nov. 8.30pm. £5 (£3).

See Cabaret.

i Kabarett Valentin Fri 27—Sat 28 Nov.

f 8.30pm. £5 (£3). A tribute to the German j comedian Karl Valentin who was hugely

popular in the first part of the century until

1 Nazi censorship got the better of him. Umbrella Theatre rc-creates his bizarre




52 The List 20 November— 3 December 1992


with full supporting cast

TICKETS from £4 - £9.50

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27 TH NOV - 30 TH JAN '93

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